Boko Haram

Boko Haram Attack Kills 15, Injures Dozens in Nigerian Villages

by Teddy Grant   Apr 02, 2018

Extremist group Boko Haram have killed 15 people in a terror attack near the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Sunday, according to Reuters. The... Read More

Boko Haram Girls

Boko Haram Returns Kidnapped Nigerian Girls with Warning, Witnesses Say

by Teddy Grant   Mar 21, 2018

Extremist group Boko Haram has returned most of the 110 girls it abducted last month from a Nigerian boarding school, witnesses told the Associated Press... Read More

Nigeria’s President Negotiating the Release Of 100 Abducted Schoolgirls

Nigeria’s President Negotiating the Release Of 100 Abducted Schoolgirls

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 13, 2018

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is reportedly in negotiations for the safe return of over 100 girls who were recently kidnapped from the Government Girls... Read More

Boko Haram

Boko Haram Commander Released in Trade for Girls Makes Threat

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 07, 2018

A Boko Haram commander who was freed in exchange for more than 80 kidnapped Chibok girls in a deal last May has issued new... Read More

Officials: Boko Haram Kill 25 in Northern Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram Attack: 110 School Girls Confirmed Missing

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 06, 2018

Nigerian government officials have confirmed that 110 girls are missing after a suspected Boko Haram attack on a school in the northeastern part of... Read More

Boko Haram has reportedly been behind a string of terrorist attacks in Nigeria.

Nigeria Targets Boko Haram Hideout

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 02, 2018

Nigeria is reportedly targeting a Boko Haram hideout, but it must avoid the Chibok girls housed in the space, parents and activists said. In... Read More

Boko Haram has reportedly been behind a string of terrorist attacks in Nigeria.

Teen Kills 50 in Bombing at Nigerian Mosque

by Zahara Hill   Nov 22, 2017

A 17-year-old suicide bomber killed at least 50 people at a mosque in Nigeria on Tuesday. CNN reports the massacre is just one of a string... Read More

Boko Haram

Wait to Find Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls Could Be Painfully Longer

by #teamEBONY   Apr 18, 2017

While the world has gotten behind the hashtag and slogan #Bringbackourgirls in support of finding all of the Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the Boko... Read More

Nigeria

[Black Lens] Still Waiting to Bring Back Our Girls, Big Sean Takes Philly

by #teamEBONY   Apr 14, 2017

This week in Black photos, we managed to capture a demonstration recognizing that it’s been three years since the Boko Haram in Nigeria kidnapped... Read More

Boko Haram

Soldiers Free 5,000 from Boko Haram Captivity

by #teamEBONY   Mar 15, 2017

Authorities in Cameroon say more than 5,000 people have been freed from captivity under the Boko Haram since the end of January, and more... Read More